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Toshihiko Mimura: Solar cell module, building material with solar cell module, solar cell module framing structure, and solar power generation apparatus. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, April 8, 2003: US06545211 (144 worldwide citation)

A solar cell module includes an electrical parameter detection unit including an operating current detector unit for a solar cell element and a communication unit for communicating an output from the operating current detection unit, thereby providing a solar cell module capable of easily specifying ...


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Takashi Ohtsuka, Kimitoshi Fukae, Toshihiko Mimura, Masahiro Mori: Roof member and mounting method thereof. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, August 7, 2001: US06269596 (95 worldwide citation)

Roof members of the present invention are those fixed to the roof, each roof member being a combination solar cell and roof member having a solar cell element and a metal reinforcing member, wherein a metal member is provided below the combination solar cell and roof member or a metal member is prov ...


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Toshihiko Mimura: Photovoltaic module, photovoltaic module array, photovoltaic system, and method of detecting failure of photovoltaic module. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, February 4, 2003: US06515215 (94 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a photovoltaic module comprising a photovoltaics and a signal generation means for generating a signal by application of a voltage, wherein the photovoltaics and the signal generating means are connected in parallel and the voltage is a voltage output by the photovolta ...


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Fumitaka Toyomura, Toshihiko Mimura: Photovoltaic power generating apparatus, method of producing same and photovoltaic power generating system. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, November 22, 2005: US06966184 (93 worldwide citation)

A photovoltaic power generating apparatus is provided which comprises a single solar cell element formed on a substrate and a plurality of power conversion devices individually connected to the solar cell element for converting an output of the solar cell element.


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Hiroyuki Horii, Nobuaki Date, Toshihiko Mimura, Akihiko Tojo, Hideaki Kawamura, Yoshitaka Murata, Kan Takaiwa, Takashi Suzuki, Seiichi Ozaki, Junzo Taira, Kenichi Nagasawa: Detachable memory with starting block address selected in accordance with detected television programming standard. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, October 29, 1996: US05570130 (83 worldwide citation)

There is disclosed a memory apparatus equipped with a memory capable of random data storage and readout, plural address generators storing start address of each of blocks defined in the memory, a detector for detecting the image processing method used in the input into or output from the memory, and ...


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Tomishige Taguchi, Makoto Kondo, Toshihiko Mimura, Eiji Ohara: Using common circuitry for different signals. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, July 28, 1992: US05134487 (76 worldwide citation)

Image processing apparatus using common circuitry for different signals includes conversion circuitry for converting an input image signal into another signal form. First control circuitry is provided for giving first control information to the conversion circuitry to cause the conversion circuitry ...


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Hidehisa Makita, Akiharu Takabayashi, Toshihiko Mimura, Masaaki Matsushita, Takaaki Mukai, Shigenori Itoyama: Photovoltaic power generation system. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, November 2, 2004: US06812396 (75 worldwide citation)

A solar cell array having an exposed electroactive portion is connected to a system power supply through an insulation transformer, a ground-fault interrupter is provided between the solar cell array and the system power supply, and a ground-fault detector is provided at the grounded line of the sol ...


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Hitoshi Toma, Toshihiko Mimura, Nobuyoshi Takehara, Koji Tsuzuki: Semiconductor apparatus covered with a sealing resin composition. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, March 14, 1995: US05397401 (65 worldwide citation)

A sealing material exhibiting excellent sealing performance while keeping a satisfactory balance between a variety of characteristics is provided so that the sealing structure is simplified and the quantity of the sealing material is reduced. As a result, a solar cell, the cost of which can signific ...


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Ippei Sawayama, Hitoshi Toma, Yoshihiko Hyosu, Tatsuo Fujisaki, Toshihiko Mimura: Photovoltaic device with improved collector electrode. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, June 27, 1995: US05428249 (63 worldwide citation)

A photovoltaic device of this invention has a semiconductor layer for generating a photovoltaic power and a collector electrode formed on the semiconductor layer to collect the power generated by the semiconductor layer. A conductive layer containing a conductive powder is formed on at least one sid ...


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Yoshitaka Nagao, Toshihiko Mimura, Masahiro Mori, Yuji Inoue, Satoru Shiomi, Ayako Komori, Makoto Sasaoka, Hidehisa Makita, Shigenori Itoyama: Solar cell roof structure, construction method thereof, photovoltaic power generating apparatus, and building. Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, June 10, 2003: US06576830 (59 worldwide citation)

In a solar cell roof structure, a photovoltaic power generating apparatus, a building and a method of construction of a solar cell roof, in which a solar cell module is provided above a roof base of a building, an electrical wire for the solar cell module is provided in a space between the solar cel ...